Centennial Boys’ Lacrosse Defeats Oakland Mills

Words: Sabrina Han

On Tuesday, March 24 at 5:30, the Eagles boys’ varsity lacrosse team hosted the Oakland Mills Scorpions in a much anticipated match, and defeated the Scorpions 7-1.

The Eagles started the game off with a bang, winning the first faceoff and gaining the lead early with a goal from freshman Jeremy Wilson. Centennial remained strong throughout the entire quarter, with contributions from Sam Clay, who scored twice in the first, and Mike Moore, who scored once. The first quarter was successful for the Eagles, pushing their lead to 4-0 by the end of the first quarter.

Although the Eagles did not score in the second quarter, they were able to hold a comfortable 4-1 lead into halftime.

Centennial came out firing for the second half of the game, with two quick goals from Mike Moore and Dean Fochios to push their lead to 6-1.

In the fourth quarter, Mike Moore scored for the third time in the game, resulting in a hat trick. Goalie Jason Simpson let in only one goal throughout the entire game, and Centennial fought to a convincing 7-1 victory over Oakland Mills.

The Eagles’ next game will be Thursday at 5:30 at River Hill.

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